University of Manchester

University of Manchester

International Trade Transactions

This programme aims to provide a knowledge and understanding of the background to international trade, the transactional conditions conductive to its development and the specific and general problems which threaten the success and integrity of individual transactions; it also aims to encourage students to develop research skills in these areas.

Entry requirements

An Upper 2nd Class Honours degree in law, or the equivalent; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0 (with a minimum writing score of 7.0), TOEFL 106 (internet-based), or Cambridge Certificate Grade C.

Course modules

Modules include: International sale of goods; international carriage of goods; banking and payment in international sales; conflict of laws in business and commerce; international arbitration law; international insurance law; plus more options.

Sponsorship information

UK and EU students may be able to apply for an Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) studentship; graduates of the Manchester School of Law who are self-funding their postgraduate study are eligible for the School's Alumni Bursary Scheme, whereby students receive a discount of 20 per cent on their annual tuition fees when they register for the programme.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time £ 5,250 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
LLM Full-time £ 12,900 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0161 275 4740